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blighted - suffering from a disease; destroyed
affront - insult; offense; intentional act of disrespect; V: insult or hurt the feelings of intentionally
indulgent - humoring; yielding; lenient; showing indulgence
effusion - pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
evocative - tending to call up (emotions, memories)
repulsion - distaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not `repulse')
unruly - disobedient; lawless; difficult to control
parley - conference (between opponents); CF. speak
encomiastic - praising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy